Six-time Grammy winner Ronnie Milsap has recently suffered a devastating loss. Over the weekend, his son Todd was found dead at the age of 49.
According to a statement issued by the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department, Milsap's death "appears to be medically related." The statement also goes on to say, "He was found deceased this morning on his houseboat at 4 Corners Marina by his son, who had not heard from his father in the past 2 days."
“Our son Todd was a force of joy, life, creativity and giving from the moment he was born,” Ronnie shared with PEOPLE about his son.
He went on to say, “He made such a mark on our world in his years on this planet, everyone who met him was richer for it. It is too soon to even understand this loss, and I hope it’s something no one else has to bear.”
“Please keep his three children, their mothers and Joyce and I in your prayers at such a fragile time,” the country singer continued.
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